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Cowboy

A slang term for an employee who is hard to manage either because he/she does not work well with others, has a difficult personality, or for some other reason.
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Cowman has also published numerous scientific articles and is an editorial board member of Molecular Microbiology, Experimental Parasitology and Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology.
Cowman adds that: "The system runs much more cleanly with Cartaspers PSM and without solvent.
With the TOD overlay, this plot of land has been valued at $2 billion in tax base," explains Cowman, "The development of Leander's TOD district is benefiting the region and the people of its community in every way.
Jeff Cowman has a general trial and arbitration practice that includes business litigation, franchise law, construction law, insurance law, workers' compensation and product liability.
But there was a further twist in the drama as Mr Cowman and another RNLI member had to be lifted to safety themselves because of rough seas.
Immediately following the presentation, a vehicle representing each of the Chevrolet brands was loaded with toys and traveled in a festive caravan, lead by Gunnery Sergeant Cowman in a Corvette and Corporal Smith in a Camaro, down Jefferson Avenue to the Marines Brodhead Armory.
Professor Cowman said the researchers were shocked to discover that malaria parasites work in unison to enhance 'activation' into sexually mature forms that can be picked up by mosquitoes, which are the carriers of this deadly disease.
Reasons for pursuing the BSN are related to internal or intrinsic factors (Megginson, 2008), personal achievement or satisfaction (Delaney & Piscopo, 2004; Reilley, 2003), career advancement (Delaney & Piscopo; Reilley), the improvement of clinical judgment (Hughes, 2005; Joyce & Cowman, 2007), and increased knowledge (Hughes).
The best experiential marketing uses live and online tactics, believes Chris Cowman, head of experiential at Disrupt, the creative brand experience and events arm of marketing agency Reach.
The auction consisted of cocktails and appetizers, a catered dinner, tables of silent auction items, and a live auction that was as entertaining as it was profitable, thanks to our fantastic auctioneer-Brett Cowman from System Three Resins.
He said he'd give me rides if I'd also work as his cowman, and he was true to his word; a few days later I was third on one of his pointers.
The Wurzels may be getting on a bit now (the original line-up formed in the Sixties and current drummer John Morgan is 78) but they put on an energetic set that included The Blackbird, Somerset Jigolo, Farmer Bill's Cowman, Good Old Somerset, Drink up Thy Zider, Shepton Mallet Matador and I Am A Cider Drinker (Paloma Blanca).